It finally snowed and it’s January! If you are thinking about putting your house on the market in 2012, consider selling now. Inventory levels are very low and there are plenty of buyers looking to take advantage of the incredibly low interest rates. When you put your house on the market this winter, please keep […]
MA Unemployment Rate Falls Below 7%. The MA unemployment rate fell to 6.8% in December which is down from 8.3% a year ago. This is the lowest unemployment rate since Dec 2008 when it was 6.7%.This is bullish news for MA housing sales. The National unemployment rate for Dec now stands at 8.5% The […]
By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine It’s bold, bright–and orange. Tangerine Tango is this year’s color of the year, according to the Pantone Color Institute. The reddish orange color takes the place as this year’s hot hue replacing last year’s reddish pink Honeysuckle. Need an extra energy boost or an attention-getter in a room? Then Tangerine […]
Did you know that Apartment rents are expected to jump again this year as the U.S. economy creates more jobs and demand for rental housing grows. A 2012 increase would make this year the third straight year of rising rents. More annual increases are expected as apartment builders hustle to catch up with demand. “You could […]
EPA Case Is Owner Rights Opportunity.
From front door lighting to bathroom fixtures and everything in between, updated lighting should be an important item on a homeowner’s checklist when planning to sell a home. Aside from listing price and location, buyers choose and dismiss homes based on the pictures. The buyer will reject the listing if the home looks too dark, […]
Too many of us remember the pretty icicles on our house last winter, they spelled trouble. That’s because the same conditions that allow icicles to form — snow-covered roofs and freezing weather — also lead to ice dams; thick ridges of solid ice that build up along the eaves. Ice dams can tear off gutters, […]
Spread the word this holiday season to your family and friends: They only have a few more days left in the month to take advantage of tax credits for energy efficiency home improvements–so ’tis the season to upgrade! Tax credits up to $500 are available for home owner’s to claim until the end of the […]
BANKER AND TRADESMAN 12/6/11 The number of single-family homes put under agreement in November went up again for the seventh straight month compared to the same time in 2010, according to the Massachusetts Association of Realtors (MAR). Condominium pending sales were also up from the same time last year. “We are taking another step toward […]
RE/MAX of New England just announced the election of Paul Mydelski, broker/owner of RE/MAX Leading Edge, as an Executive Council Director for Northeastern Massachusetts for the RE/MAX of New England Executive Council. Mr. Mydelski was elected to this position by the RE/MAX Broker/Owners of the New England region. “I thank my fellow Broker/Owners for the […]
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When we say we are “redefining service in real estate,” we mean it! Our clients come first. We will educate you on what needs to be done to have a successful sale of your home. There are many components to a successful real estate transaction; you can count on us to be there every step of the process and make sure no detail is overlooked. With a proven track record, the right skill set, and years of experience, the Homes North of Boston Team has the right tools to successfully sell your home. If you’re serious about selling your home, we’re serious about getting the job done!